An escalation in the stalemate between Barcelona and one of their players has given Man Utd, Chelsea and Man City a golden opportunity, according to multiple reports.
The financial dispute Barcelona currently experiencing is well documented. The club has run into massive debt as the Covid-19 pandemic exacerbates their suffering. As a result, there are very few current first-team players who wouldn’t be available for a transfer at the right price this summer.
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Last season, the club relied heavily on graduates from its legendary youth academy. Oscar Mingueza, Riqui Puig and Pedri had a considerable playing time throughout the campaign.
Teens Ansu Fati and Ilaix Moriba also saw more action than they expected, and securing that future perspective is key to Barcelona’s hopes for success.
However, reports have since surfaced of a stalemate with the central midfielder Moriba.
The 18-year-old – often compared to Paul Pogba – has reportedly been removed from Ronald Koeman’s first team. As such, he is forced to train with the B-Team. The move stems from his reluctance to sign a new contract with what is considered to be “stalled” talks.
This is for both of you The sun and mirror (quote Spanish outlet sports) and all three releases show that Moriba is dissatisfied with Barcelona’s decision.
Moriba is described as “upset” with their actions, although that is unlikely to mitigate the club’s stance.
tea mirror Article claims the situation is simple from Barcelona’s perspective. Either Moriba signs the new deal on their terms or he remains banned from the senior team.
Moriba only has 12 months left on his current contract and so could be available this summer for a fraction of its true value.
It was previously reported that Man Utd was in the frame after the first news about the situation surfaced in June.
However, it’s Chelsea and Man City who lead the chase. Both clubs were reportedly ready to “double” his current salary with an offer of € 6m (£ 5.14m) a year.
The departure of the Liverpool star is one of the noticeable transfers that will not take place this summer
PSG’s Pogba bait is ignored by Mbappe ignored
Meanwhile, Kylian Mbappe has made a decision on his next club after investigating the potential lure to play alongside Man Utd midfielder Paul Pogba at PSG, according to a report.
The striker has only 12 months remaining on his deal PSG. As a result, speculation has begun about a headline-grabbing exit.
Now the mirror (citing a Spanish publication Marca) show that the striker is ‘reject’ a new contract with PSG. In addition, they claim that he has “already decided” where to move to next. According to the article, he has Real Madrid in his sights.
That will be a major blow to PSG that the article claim was hoping to land Man utd Midfielder Pogba with an eye out for convincing Mbappe to stay.
However, theirs are Pursuit of the midfielder – who also has a contract term of only one year – is considered a non-factor in Mbappe’s thinking.
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